Corps Lakes Gateway: Ohio - Deer Creek Lake  Navigate to Select Lake or Project  Navigate to Select State  Navigate to Select Activity  Skip navigation header
 US Army Corps of Engineers Logo  Corps Lakes Title  Corps Lakes Title
 Link to CorpsLakes Home  Activity Photo  Activity Photo
Over 400 lakes in 43 states!      Corps Lakes Facebook   Corps Lakes Instagram   Corps Lakes Pinterest   Corps Lakes YouTube
 Link to USACE Only  Corps Lakes Gateway > Ohio > Deer Creek Lake

 Print Friendly Header Image
All Recreation Areas

 Maps Header Image
Vicinity Map

 Reservations Header Image
Deer Creek Lake

 Lake Information Header Image
Lake website
Fishing Report
Other Information

 Recreaction.Gov Header Image
Deer Creek Lake

 Partners Header Image
NRM Partnerships
Corps Foundation

 Value to the Nation Header Image
VTN Website
Lake Fast Facts

 Volunteers Header Image
Corps Clearinghouse

 Symbol Key Header Image
Click here

"Corps Watch" Property Protection Program

  Link Back Deer Creek Lake Sign       
Deer Creek Lake
21897 Deer Creek Road
Mt. Sterling, OH 43143-9505
Phone: (740) 869-2243

View Full Map

NOTICE: Many states are discouraging or banning movement of firewood to control spread of the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). Not bringing wood from home to your campsite and not taking unused wood you procure while camping home with you is recommended -- required in some states. Check the following website to learn more:

See the Deer Creek Lake website for additional information. Primary recreational opportunities are listed below.

Directions & Lake History/Factoid
Directions: From I-71 take Exit 84, then Route 56 East. Then take State Route 207 South, follow signs to Dam and Visitor Center. From US 23 take US 22 West, then take State Route 207 North, follow signs to Dam and Visitor Center.

Lake History

Factoid: Boaters enjoy unlimited horsepower on Deer Creek Lake. In the summer, this 1,277-acre lake is a popular spot for fishing and water sports. Additional facilities on the project include a marina, swimming beach, shooting range, archery range and horse trails.

Age & Disability Discount Passes

3 Recreation areas at Deer Creek Lake

 Recreation Area Column Header Image  Campsite Column Header Image  Lodging Column Header Image  Showers Column Header Image  Ramps Column Header Image  Marina Column Header Image  Fishing Column Header Image  Picnic Column Header Image  Playground Column Header Image  Swimming Column Header Image  Trails Column Header Image
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Downstream Recreation Area  Link ro reservation at   $             A   X    
State Park E G D X X X X   A G GS X BE B Q
State Wildlife                    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area   Corps Managed Managed by Others in Italics $ Corps Fees Collected
Print Friendly Version

XExists at lake
EElectric Campsites
NNon-electric Campsites
TPull Through Campsites
GGroup Camping
DDump Station
CFish Cleaning Stations
DFishing Docks
PFishing Piers
APicnic Area
GGroup Picnic
GSGroup Picnic Shelter
PSwimming Pool
BBike Trails
QEquestrian Trails
HHiking Trails
IHiking Trails - Interpretive
ROff Road Vehicle Trails
FFitness Trails
WWater Trails
SSnow Mobile Trails
CCCross Country Skiing Trails
MMultipurpose Trails

The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the U.S. Army of the Web site or the information, products or services contained therein.


 USACE Header Image
Buffalo District
    Buffalo District Facebook Buffalo District YouTube
Huntington District
    Huntington District Facebook Huntington District Twitter
Louisville District
    Louisville District Facebook Louisville District YouTube
Pittsburgh District
    Pittsburgh District Facebook Pittsburgh District Twitter

 State Links Header Image
OH Website
Fish & Wildlife
Environmental Mgmt
Natural Resources
Watchable Wildlife
Parks & Recreation
Travel Guide
Road Reports

 Trip Planning Header Image
Plan Your Trip!

 City Header Image
Mount Sterling, OH

 News Header Image
Local Papers
Google News
Yahoo News

 Link to Corps Lakes Home  

Privacy and Security Notice
Technical Problems